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Old 05-24-2015, 13:56 PM
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Just A Common Soldier

Just A Common Soldier

Published on May 22, 2015


Just A Common Soldier, also known as A Soldier Died Today, is one of the most popular poems on the Internet. Written and published in 1987 by Canadian veteran and columnist A. Lawrence Vaincourt, it now appears in numerous anthologies, on thousands of websites and on July 4, 2008 it was carved into a marble monument at West Point, New York. This year marks the poem’s 25th anniversary.

Please enjoy this tribute to the Soldiers, Sailors, Marines, and Airmen who have given so much for our country.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eEs4ke7cdNQ
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